BIO 105 Tentative schedule: Instructor reserves the right to adjust the schedule as the semester progresses.

Mon, 1:00 PM - 3:50 PM (8/25/2012 - 12/14/2012) Location: MAIN GC 215
date-MON Lec Topic Test Articles Homework due Sunday midnight
8/27 1 SCIENCE
Science is
Spotting real science
Spotting real science on the web
    wiki  technology, home page
due Sunday 9-9 at 11:59 pm
9/03 2 Labor day
no class
     
9/10 3 EARTH
GAIA
Rocks
Water
Air
quiz 1 One
Two
Three

handout

wiki soil
due 9-16 midnight
9/17 4 Chemistry 
- atoms
- phases of matter
- chemical bonds
- Acid- base reactions
quiz 2   wiki - redox reaction
due 9-23 midnight
9/24 5 Organics
Organic building blocks  and click HERE
carbohydrates
lipids
    wiki - pH 
due 9-30 midnight
10/01 6 Photosynthesis
Respiration
quiz 3
quiz 4
   
10/08 7 1. DNA and RNA building blocks
2. 3 RNAs
3. RNA transcription
Exam 1 on weeks 
1-6
  wiki - water

how to write a wiki paper

10/15 8 Proteins
protein synthesis
Protein modifications
quiz 5
(on 1,2,3 of 10/08)
  wiki - Mitosis
10/22 9 DNA replication
GENETICS
Mendelian genetics
Molecular genetics
quiz 6
(on 10/15)
HOW TO 
STUDY 
SCIENCE
wiki - DNA

genetics worksheet ONETWO THREE

10/29 10 Recombinant DNA
Cloning
quiz 7
(on 10/22)
  wiki - anatomy
11/05 11 Movie- Harvest of Fear quiz 8 (on 10/29)   wiki - comp anat
11/12 12 CELL
Types of cells
Differentiation
Evolution
quiz 9    
11/19 13 Population genetics
Biological diversity
Exam 2
lecs 7-11
   
11/26 14 movie: Evo-devo, feathers
Ecology
Selected topics in ecology
quiz 10
(lec 12+13)
  wiki-special for thanksgiving extra credit
12/03 15 Plants
movie: Botany of Desire
quiz 11
(lec 14+ movie)
   
12/10 16 Exam Monday 1-3pm Final is cumulative 
lectures 1-15
LINK TO QUESTIONS
  100 questions, all multiple choice